## ML Aggarwal Class 8 Solutions for ICSE Maths Chapter 7 Percentage Ex 7.4

Question 1.

Find the buying price of each of the following when 5% S.T. is added on the purchase of

(i) a towel of ₹50

(ii) 5 kg of flour at ₹15 per kg.

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Question 2.

If 8% VAT is included in the prices, find the original price of

(i) a TV bought for ₹ 13500

(ii) a shampoo bottle bought for ₹ 180.

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Question 3.

Utkarsh bought an AC for ₹34992 including a VAT of 8%. Find the price of AC before VAT was added.

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Question 4.

Gaurav bought a shirt for ₹ 1296 including VAT. If the original price of the shirt is ₹ 1 200, find the rate of VAT.

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Question 5.

Anjana buys a purse for ₹523.80 including 8% VAT. Find the new selling price of the purse if VAT increases to 10%.

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Question 6.

A wall hanging is marked for ₹4800. The shopkeeper offers 10% discount on it. If VAT is received 8% from the customer, find the amount paid by the customer to purchase the wall hanging.

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Question 7.

Amit goes to a shop to buy a washing machine. The marked price of the washing machine is ₹ 10900 excluding9% VAT. Amit bargains with a shopkeeper and convinces him for ₹10900 including VAT as the final cost of the washing machine. Find the amount reduced by the shopkeeper.

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